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Front Street Restaurant

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Italian, American, Mediterranean, Contemporary
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230 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2200
508-487-9715
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 148
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wonderful Restaurant!

My Mom and I have been going to Front Street for about 5 years. Every time we go we order the same thing, the Veal Parmesan and the Rack of Lamb. We always sit at the bar and I can never remember his name but the bartender is wonderful. He is so friendly, so accommodating and always remembers us... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Jgallant95
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My Mom and I have been going to Front Street for about 5 years. Every time we go we order the same thing, the Veal Parmesan and the Rack of Lamb. We always sit at the bar and I can never remember his name but the bartender is wonderful. He is so friendly, so accommodating and always remembers us. I... More 

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Thank Jgallant95
Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By far, my favorite restaurant in Provincetown. As soon as I get in town, I call to make reservations immediately - I want to be sure that I can get in - this place is always hopping because the food is SOOO good!!! If you like Italian food, this is the place to eat. Trust me! I come here every... More 

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Thank Fabu4evr
New York, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

We have eaten at Front Street for decades and always look forward to our next meal. The regular menu has wonderful and ample choices of dishes with an Italian flair. There are always specials available that are consistently wonderful ... from the tea-smoked duck with choice of sauces to fantastic rack of lamb. Whenever we are in Provincetown we always... More 

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Thank lucy021482
Hartford, Connecticut
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

It's hard to describe this restaurant - charming...intimate...interesting....warm...inviting. The food was tasty, the presentation appealing and the service came with a smile. A wonderful night of great good in pleasant surroundings - and a wicked good dirty martini!

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Thank KW920
New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

We have eaten in Front Street for years, sadly our visit this season was a very different experience. Less food, same money is the most succinct way to summarize our meal. The salad which used to come with a dinner is no more.. The Egg Plant Rolitini appetizer was appreciatively smaller as was the amount of food served in the... More 

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Thank Crapzout
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The service (Jody) was first rate. The cocktails were delicious as was the wine with dinner. The menu is extensive, but everything we has was amazing. Lots of vegetarian options, which is not always the case. Long time Provincetown favorite and deservedly so. Kudos.

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Thank Rick R
New Paltz, New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Always on my list when I go to Ptown. though not my #1 favorite the food is very good and it is definitely worth checking out. Makes for a very pleasant dining experience. I always stick with the seafood but have also heard their Italian is quite good as well. It is one of the many high end restaurants. Expect... More 

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Thank born2cthesights
New London, New Hampshire
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Front Street used to be excellent. It seems to have changed in the last two seasons. The service is still very, very good but the prices have gone way up and the food quality down. My last meal there was so saltyi could barely eat it. I'm sorry to see a formerly great place like this go downhill.

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Thank George M
Troy, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

By far one of the best restaurants in Provincetown. Great Italian food as well as seafood. Inventive specials. Great service. Always excellent.

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Thank Dan F
Richmond, Virginia
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76 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Where else can you get black mission gigs with blue cheese and prosciutto? Or stuffed squash blossoms? Finish off wit linguini carbonara? Great service and food. Best in Provincetown.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 230 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2200
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: 508-487-9715

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 40
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Mediterranean, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?